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How to a shoot a movie on your phone, according to Steven Soderbergh

Prolific American auteur Steven Soderbergh has never been one to shy away from innovation, his diverse oeuvre spanning everything from experimental Indie gems to finely polished blockbusters and esoteric documentaries. Recently, his attention has turned to the smartphone: January marked the US …

Steve Jobs Said Follow Your Passions But What He Really Meant Was Do This Instead

Stop following your passions and consider your Zone of Genius when defining your career<p>Steve Jobs said "People with passion can change the world for the better." What he really meant to say was, people with purpose can change the world for the better. Steve Jobs was not passionate about technology. …

Steve Jobs

Want to Raise Successful Kids? 7 Things the Most Successful Parents Do, According to Science

From Jeff Bezos to Sara Blakely and Tony Robbins, here's how the world's most successful people raise their kids.<p>The rich aren't like you and me, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote almost a century ago. One of the ways that's most obvious today is how they choose to raise their kids.<p>Let's assume that the …

Self-improvement

Beauty YouTuber Uses Over $10,000 Worth of Equipment to Shoot Makeup Videos

Recently, one of the most significant beauty and makeup YouTubers released a video showing what kind of setup she’s using to shoot, and it’s absolute …

I Finally Know the Indian Mom–Approved Trick to Better Chicken

My mother's fridge could be categorized into two sections: stuff she bought at the Indian store (<i>hari mirch</i>, <i>dosa mav</i>, and the frozen samosas), and stuff she bought at the regular grocery shop. But I often puzzled over why she bought yogurt at the Indian shop, when she could have bought it at the …

All 36 notable characters in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' ranked from worst to best

The director Rian Johnson doesn't just push the storyline of Rey, Finn, Poe, and Kylo Ren forward in unique ways — with help from legends from the original trilogy like Luke Skywalker and General Leia — but also gives us a bunch of newbies to love (or hate).<p><b>Here we look back on 36 characters from</b> …

Star Wars

Directing the Viewers Eye: It's More Than Railroad Tracks

Composition is a complicated topic. It's easy to throw out the Rule of Thirds because talking about things like balance, rhythm, and focus can get …

iPhone X and a dSLR have more in common than we thought

We took the same portraits on a dSLR and an iPhone X to see if Apple can get close to the real thing with its digital bokeh effect.<p>The iPhone X is the latest phone with a dedicated portrait mode that emulates bokeh, that blurred background effect mostly associated with dSLR cameras. Apple …

Mobile Photography

This Website Tracks the Market Value of Used Camera Gear

Want to quickly find out the current market value of a used camera or lens? Bokeh Market is a new website that can tell you the real-time value of …

What Is Sequence Shooting and How Can It Help You Be a Better Storyteller?

When you set out to shoot, how do you know what kinds of shots to capture?<p>No matter what you're shooting, be it a documentary, a feature, or even …

Filmmaking

Grovemade: Introducing the Desk Shelf System for your workspace

The awesome folks from Grovemade have recently introduced what they called: Desk Shelf System to enhance your workspace to the very next level. Most …

Furniture

The High-Protein, Low-Carbohydrate Food We Want to Eat All Week

You don't have to be a professional athlete or a bodybuilder to want to learn more about high-protein, low-carbohydrate food. In fact, there are …

8 of the Best Free Font Websites Offering Thousands of Stylish Typefaces

Picking out the right font for your design project is like selecting an item of clothing. Just like a great-fitting pair of jeans, the perfect typeface can take your design from ordinary to extraordinary. Our computers come loaded with a cursory selection of fonts, but that’s just the tip of the …

Typography

This guy lost 24 kg in just 16 weeks. Here’s how he did it

This guy lost 24 kg in just 16 weeks. Here’s how he did it<p>While you’re still browsing through fitness articles and contemplating how to lose weight …

Fitness

7 Easy High-Protein, Low-Carb Dinners

There are endless ways to get crafty with low-carb dinners—veggie-crust pizzas, riced cauliflower, zucchini noodles, you name it. But while these …

Cooking

8 graphic design trends for 2017

So we’re already into 2017, in case you haven’t noticed. That means you probably have already broken one of your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t worry, my resolution to get better sleep has already been dashed.<p>But one of my resolutions that I will not be breaking is to become a better graphic …

10 Sneaky Tricks to Make Your Living Room Look Expensive

Next to the kitchen, the living room is arguably the most important room in the home. True to its name, it's where <i>life</i> happens. It's where guests …

Home Decorating

4 Classic Roman Pastas That (Supposedly) Came From a Shepherd's Backpack

Rome may be the capital of a united Italy, but at heart it’s a bustling provincial town—and like every provincial town in Italy, there are certain dishes that are indisputably part of the Roman table. <b>There are four pastas that every Roman cook and every Roman diner know well and will argue about</b> …

Five Creative Habits Every Filmmaker Should Adopt

It’s common knowledge that to master a craft you have to practice it every day. As Twyla Tharp says in her classic book <i>The Creative Habit,</i> “I’ve …

Creativity

A bold paint color and neutral furniture turns a dreary room into a cozy retreat

THE CHALLENGE<p>Lori Stillman has lovingly restored her historic home in Manassas but desperately needs a new look for the 13-by-15-foot family room. Her 13-year-old daughter has declared it a “mishmash of grandma furniture,” she says, so she knows it’s time to tackle this space. She can move the …

Home Decorating

How to Start Crushing Your Instagram Game

If you use your Instagram account as a main online portfolio for your photography, it’s important to make sure you’re presenting your work and skills …

Online

Top tips for choosing and packing photo and video equipment when travelling out of the country

Travelling with equipment can be difficult. You don’t want to take so much that you’re overloaded with redundant equipment. But you also don’t want …

2017 Sony World Photography Best Photos Will Take Your Breath Away

It's that time of the year again when Sony announces the shortlist of the best photos competing in the biggest photography contest in the world. As …

Before & After: Small Changes Transform a Boring Living Room

Every New Yorker dreams of living in a beautiful pre-war building with beautiful pre-war details, but sometimes the reality is less exciting. Hari …

Living Rooms

This Video Shows You How to Hold a Camera to Avoid Camera Shake

A shaky camera means blurry photos, and while some cameras and lenses come with built-in stabilization, it doesn’t hurt to make sure you’re holding …

Photography

Where has the creativity gone in web (and UX) design?

Take a moment to think about the sites you’ve visited today. Have any of them stood out to you as being <i>unique</i> in their design? If I had to put money …

UX Design

A photographer used an iPhone 7 Plus to take this stunning 'Billboard' magazine cover

There's something special about the the Feb. 17 issue of <i>Billboard Magazine,</i> featuring former Fifth Harmony member Camila Cabello on the cover.<p>Can't …

Tom Hanks

Pixplay Case Turns an Old Smartphone into a Kid-Friendly Digital Camera

Whether you're looking to get your kids to follow in your footsteps or you're merely hoping to keep them distracted for a bit, the PixlPlay on …

Blackmagic Web Presenter makes it easy to use any camera for live webcasting

Have you ever wanted to use your DSLR, mirrorless, or other high quality camera for live video streaming on platforms like Facebook Live, Skype, or …

Cinematography